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Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing: Program Arranged Housing Dates of Instruction: Fall: September - December, Spring: February - May
Non-AUWCL students accepted by AUWCL: Yes Class levels eligible to apply: 2L, 3L
Contact Email: wclabroad@wcl.american.edu Contact Phone: 202-274-4228
Program Description:

General

Bocconi is a research university of international standing in business, economics, and law. Its research projects are funded by national andsupranational institutions. By virtue of being a major node in the European and global network of business and economics universities, Bocconi exchanges faculty and cooperates on large projects with like-minded European and American universities and business schools. Bocconi seeks to address the research and education needs of the European and global economy, by favoring cultural progress, international exchange, and economic integration.The School of Law aims to develop a set of skills and competencies that will allow graduates to not only deal with the competition for access to the legal profession (legal profession, the judiciary and notary services), but also to be able to effectively exercise their best future work.


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Academics

The official language of instruction at Bocconi University is Italian, however courses for the exchange program are taught in English.

Students will receive up to 12 credits towards their law degree. Only the credits and not the grades will transfer per ABA requirements. The acceptance of any credit or grade for any courses taken at the University of Bocconi, including externships and other clinical offerings, is subject to determination by the WCL, Office of the Registrar.

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WCL students will be enrolled in regularly scheduled courses conducted in English alongside fellow Bocconi and exchange program students. The following is a selection of courses offered in English.  More information is available on the Law School website.

  • Intellectual Property and Competition Law

  • International Law

  • International Trade Law

  • IT and Communication Law

  • International Corporate Finance
     

Contact


For general questions and concerns please visit the Semester Abroad FAQs page.

All other questions and concerns should be directed to:

WCL Abroad
4300 Nebraska Avenue, NW, Suite Y360
Washington, DC, 20016 USA
Telephone: (202) 274-4228
Email: wclabroad@wcl.american.edu


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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018-2019 03/01/2018 04/01/2018 09/01/2018 12/31/2018